We, therefore, order and strictly enjoin, by these presents, all of the inhabitants, as well of the above-named district
as of all the other Districts
, both old men and young men, as well as all the lads of ten years of age, to attend at the Church at Grand Pre, on Friday, the fifth instant, at three of the clock in the afternoon, that we may impart to them what we are ordered to communicate to them; declaring that no excuse will be admitted on any pretence whatever, on pain of forfeiting goods and chattels, in default of real estate.
"Yes, I understand," said the District
Attorney; "you committed the aggression - you were compelled to, as it were.
"Well, to put it shortly, I was convinced that nothing was really done by the district
councils, or ever could be," he began, as though some one had just insulted him.
These people comprised all the intelligence of the district
over which they ruled.
A policeman, chewing stolidly, nodded toward an elevator shaft, and other policemen nodded him further on to the office of the district
In the cases where we can trace the extinction of a species through man, either wholly or in one limited district
, we know that it becomes rarer and rarer, and is then lost: it would be difficult to point out any just distinction  between a species destroyed by man or by the increase of its natural enemies.
It was the Palace of Peace in which were housed the representatives of the foreign powers, or rather in which were located their embassies; for the ministers themselves dwelt in gorgeous palaces within the district
occupied by the nobles.
The number of humble-bees in any district
depends in a great degree on the number of field-mice, which destroy their combs and nests; and Mr.
"We're such awful paupers we can't even pay for a mailcart in my District
. We use a biscuit-box on two bicycle wheels.
Attorney,” said the Judge, “the prisoner is ready; we wait for the indictment.”
Before a week was over, every Square and Triangle in the district
had copied the example of Chromatistes, and only a few of the more conservative Pentagons still held out.
Four times a year the youth of a certain district
meet to show their proficiency in running and leaping, and other feats of strength and agility; where the victor is rewarded with a song in his or her praise.